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President denies prior knowledge of Easter attack

The Security Council had to be reconstituted and meet every two weeks following media leaks on its sittings, President Maithripala Sirisena tweeted today (30).

President seeks Chinese assistance in social media monitoring?

President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly sought Chinese assistance in locating individuals who propagate misinformation on social networking sites.

Reuters journalist arrested for trespassing in Negombo

Katana police has arrested a Reuters journalist who attempted to enter the premises of a school in Negombo without permission yesterday (02), police said.